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Monthly Plant Profile

January's Plant of the Month January: Abies concolor 'Glenmore' is one of the best firs, with vivid blue-green needles and dense branching.
February's Plant of the Month February: Hamamelis x lntermedia is an upright-spreading large shrub or small tree, with large fragrant bright yellow strap-like flowers.
March's Plant of the Month March: CORYLOPSIS pauciflora is a small shrub with very pale yellow flowers that appear before the leaves in late April.
April's Plant of the Month April: Amelanchier canadensis is a beautiful gray-barked multi-stemmed shrub, with new leaves emerging reddish and pubescent.
May's Plant of the Month May: VIBURNUM sargentii 'Onondaga' is a beautiful gray-barked multi-stemmed shrub, with new leaves emerging reddish and pubescent.
June's Plant of the Month June: CORNUS kousa 'Elizabeth Lustgarten' is a lovely weeping form of Kousa dogwood, with a graceful, rounded crown.
July's Plant of the Month July: STEWARTIA pseudocamelliais an excellent small to medium sized tree, beautiful in all seasons.
August's Plant of the Month August: OXYDENDRUM arboreum is a beautiful large shrub or small tree, with long drooping flower clusters in summer.
September's Plant of the Month September: MISCANTHUS sinensis is a nice Japanese silver grass that stays more compact than other Miscanthus varieties.
October's Plant of the Month October: FRANKLINIA altahama is a very beautiful, hard to find, late summer to fall blooming tree, with large single white flowers with yellow stamens.
November Plant of the Month November: L. styraciflua 'Moraine' is a superb shade, lawn or park tree. It grows into an upright-oval with medium branch structure and excellent glossy foliage with brilliant red color in fall.
December Plant of the Month December: Chamaecyparis obtusa 'Crippsii' is a loosely conical tree with exceptional, bright golden yellow foliage. One of the best of the yellow conifers. Full sun for best color.

 

 

Twombly Nursery
163 Barn Hill Road, Monroe, CT 06468
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Email: info@twomblynursery.com

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Sat 8 am - 5 pm / Sun 9 am - 4 pm

Closed Sundays in August          
Closed Independence Day & Labor Day      
December to March (off season) open by appointment only

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